Fraud Prevention and Safety While Travelling

Travel Savings

This week RBC displayed a notice informing clients that it was no longer necessary to advise them before travelling, which got us to thinking –what’s the state of traveller fraud these days? A 2008 StatsCan report found that debit card fraud is the most prevalent type of activity, accounting for 90 percent of frauds against […]

Fluevog’s Karen Thrall, a Valued Corporate Traveller

Karen Thrall

John Fluevog is so hip it hurts.  Shoemaker to the creative, Fluevog’s “unique soles for unique souls” have our whole operation swooning. The shoes, bags, and accessories are available worldwide, are exceptionally well-made and… wait, I keep getting distracted while planning my next shoe purchase…Killa Betty or Modvogs Mariella? The Fluevog company favour creative, determined, […]

Kimpton’s New Loyalty Rewards Program – Kimpton Karma

Kimpton Hotels

“Good things come to those who stay,” is the headline that introduces American Hotelier Kimpton’s new loyalty rewards program, Kimpton Karma. Kimpton Karma replaces the brand’s former rewards program, InTouch, offering easy ways to earn loyalty miles.  The boutique hotels are beautiful, with chic rooms featuring excellent dining, and with Kimpton Karma, the ways to […]

CANPASS vs NEXUS. What’s the Difference?


A few months ago we posted how Canadians can participate in the new U.S. PreCheck program in order to facilitate ease of border crossing. Membership into the program allows you to keep on your clothes while being checked by security (belts, shoes, jackets), and allows your various technologies to remain packed. CANPASS Air is a […]

New Maple Leaf Lounge Now Open at Heathrow Airport

Air Canada

Air Canada has opened its new Maple Leaf Lounge at London’s Heathrow airport.  Located at Terminal 2, “The Queen’s Terminal,” the lounge is designed to, “provide a sanctuary for the discriminating traveller.” An array of amenities ensure that you will be more relaxed after choosing to dine in the bistro-style room with a chef’s cooking […]